domingo, 11 de setembro de 2016

THE WASHINGTON POST-How Trump retooled his charity to spend other people’s money

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The Donald J. Trump Foundation is not like other charities. An investigation — including examinations of 17 years of tax filings and interviews with more than 200 individuals or groups listed as donors or beneficiaries — found that it collects and spends money in a very unusual manner.
Clinton holds a 46 percent to 41 percent edge over Trump among likely voters, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll. But the results also suggest that lagging interest among some of Hillary Clinton’s supporters poses a potential turnout challenge for Democrats.
COLUMN | Donald Trump has denigrated one group after another; now Hillary Clinton has gone after his constituency. The word “deplorable” no doubt captures how many Americans see the competition between the two candidates.
Amarillo, Texas. (Michael S. Williamson/Post)
Over nine decades, the highway from Chicago to Los Angeles has attracted American Dreamers: Those who piled into jalopies to escape the Dust Bowl and find work during the Great Depression. Liberated motorists who embraced the car culture in the ’50s and ’60s. And now, nostalgia-seekers looking to travel back in time.
Homeland defenses have hardened since the 2001 attacks, but the struggle to defeat the global network of violent, rabidly anti-Western jihadist groups has been less successful. Indeed, the problem appears to have grown bigger.

The largest single loan ever given by the U.S. Department of Transportation will help Amtrak pay for faster trains and more seats as it continues its push to modernize service and rebuild aging infrastructure.
Hinckley, whose case sparked an enduring debate about crime and punishment after his attempt to assassinate President Reagan in 1981, arrived at his home in Williamsburg, Va., Saturday afternoon wearing a baseball cap and carrying a small bag.
The intelligence community has high confidence that Russian services hacked the DNC, but there is less confidence that Russia then provided stolen committee emails to WikiLeaks, several administration officials said. 
In July, she became known nationwide as she calmly narrated a live-streaming video in the aftermath of her boyfriend Philando Castile’s fatal shooting by Minnesota police. Since then, she has felt the impact of that day every moment, and her composure has been tested again and again.
The German takes the No. 1 ranking from American Serena Williams, who held it for 186 weeks. Kerber dug out of a 3-1, third-set deficit to win 6-3, 4-6, 6-4.
People raised the issue of separating church and state after the Army football coach asked an assistant to lead his team in prayer after an upset victory.
The average participant in last week’s quiz got only six out of 10 correct, slightly lower than usual. Try bouncing back with this week’s edition. And remember the bonus clock.
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With the GOP nominee's historic weaknesses as a national party candidate, some Democrats are shocked and concerned about how close the race is, and even the Democrat's advisers acknowledge that she must make changes, and quickly.
A critic wandered into these shark-invested waters, knowing fully well that he could emerge with many bite wounds.
A bulky brick fireplace cuts a living-dining room into an awkward L shape. The first step? Paint the brick.
Each stall brims with possibility — even if you're there just long enough to get a cold brew, a peach or a bouquet.

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